2021 Medicare Update

January 28, 2021
Online

Important Information on How to Register

When registering, please be certain you complete the entire online registration process to ensure you are indeed registered. Upon successfully registering, you will receive a registration confirmation email containing the webinar login information within 15-20 minutes. If you do not receive a confirmation email and have checked your spam folder, you are not registered and need to go back and carefully complete the registration process again.


Date: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Time: 5:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM MT / 7:00 PM CT / 8:00 PM ET

Deadline to register: Thursday, January 28 at 7:00 PM ET

Presented by: Ekta Pathare, FACHE, MBA, OTR, CHT & Angela Stephens, DHS, OTR/L, CHT

Format:  45 minutes presentation, 15 minutes Q&A (1 hr)

Description:  
This webinar provides a basic introduction to how Medicare works within our legislative branch. The webinar also will explore important updates for the 2021 calendar year, including information that will affect the practice of hand therapy for both OTs and PTs regarding documentation, reimbursement and participation in quality payment programs.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the 2021 Medicare changes for beneficiaries
  2. Discuss updates to the physician’s fee schedule for 2021 and the effect on reimbursement for therapy services

* More objectives will be announced shortly on the course web page

Attendees earn 1.0 continuing education hour/0.10 CEU for this webinar. 


Can't watch live?
Registrants will have access to the recording after the live event to watch on their own time.

An email will be sent to all registrants approximately three to five business days after the live presentation with access to the recording, handout and quiz for CE credit.


Registration Fee:
Members $0
Student Members $0
Non-Members $55
Student Non-Members $30